Safeguarding and Child Protection

This parish is committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of the children and people of all ages in our church community.

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy

This policy must be adhered to by all Church workers. It must also be followed by any users of St Michael’s Church, the Olive Herbert Room, the Parish Centre, St Mary’s Church, St Andrew’s Church and the STAC.


If you need to contact someone regarding safeguarding or child protection, please contact:

MASH – Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub

Daytime – 0345 050 7666

Evenings & Weekends – 0800 833408

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser – Richard Woodley

07391 868478

Parish Safeguarding Officer – Kate Elliott

07782 350491

Vicar – Jonathan Widdess
01865 863702

Where do I go next?

Please visit the Diocesan Safeguarding Website for more information.